Pacific Labour Facility
30th Sep 2021
The Pacific Labour Facility (PLF) facilitates seasonal and longer-term work opportunities for Pacific workers in Australia. It connects Australian employers with Pacific workers, supports the administration of the Pacific Labour Scheme (PLS) and provides targeted support to the Seasonal Worker Programme.
About the Role
Our in-country Engagement Manager is responsible for developing and implementing a program of assistance to the Government of Samoan through its Ministries and other relevant in-country stakeholders to ensure effective engagement in Pacific Labour Mobility programs.
As an experienced policy writer, specifically within a Pacific context, you will support the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Labour (MCIL), the Labour and Employment Export Programme (LEEP) and the Labour Sending Units in developing policy, reviewing, and updating existing strategic plans/operational manuals to reflect current and changing Labour Mobility environment.
While responsible for strategy, you will be willing to roll your sleeves up and be hands-on, where you will facilitate improvement of quality of worker pool for deployment to Australia through the design and delivery of processes that support worker recruitment, including enhancement of work readiness programs, capacity building assistance and training to participating government agencies/recruitment agents and other relevant stakeholders.
The deliverables for this position are:
The successful candidate will have:
Remuneration, Allowances and Support Costs:
This position is classified under the Aid Adviser Remuneration Framework (ARF) at C3 classification, and any Allowances and support costs the Adviser may be eligible to receive will be in accordance with the ARF.
Candidates must have current unrestricted work rights or be eligible to apply for a valid visa to work in Samoa.
To apply, and to see the full Terms of Reference, please visit Palladium website: https://thepalladiumgroup.com/jobs